Description:Liquid oil soluble UVB sunscreen. Ester of methoxy cinnamate madeof a derivative of cinnamic acid (occurring in plants like balsam of Peru,cinnamon leaves) with methyl acetate. Synonyms: 2-ethylhexyl-p-methoxy cinnamate or octinoxate. Purity >98%. Clear viscousliquid, odorless. Soluble in oil & alcohol, water insoluble.
INCI Name: Octyl Methoxy Cinnamate
Properties:UVB filter, absorber of sun rays.
Use: Can be added to formulas as is, recommended final concentration 2-10%. Maximum concentrations allowed: USA 7.5 %, Europe &Japan 10 %. For external use only. Store light-protected.
Applications: Sun care & after-sun products, hair care products,protective creams & lotions, liquid makeup products.